Senior Network Engineer

at Megan Förg Consulting
Location Pinelands, Pinelands, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Science & Engineering
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR




Senior Network Engineer




Location: Pinelands, Cape Town




Salary: R840k per annum




About the Role:




Opportunity available for a Senior Network Engineer

to assist in running the daily operations in the Network Operations Centre. The

team is responsible to support and maintain an efficient communications

infrastructure for internal and national communication to customer sites and











Networking qualification required: Minimum CCNP




Minimum 5 years’ experience in Core network

functions and operations (BGP and OSPF protocols in an MPLS network)




Knowledge of network security and Fortigate

firewall configuration, management and support




Strong knowledge of Linux operating systems, VMware

infrastructure, as well as routing




Strong knowledge of open-source applications e.g.

Open VPN, FRR, Freeradius, open DNS




Scripting knowledge e.g. Python an advantage










Allocating network resources and maintaining

company LAN and WAN




Installing, supporting and maintaining new server

and communications hardware and software infrastructure




Setting up Radius, DNS, VMware Hosts (ESXi), Secure

Web Servers




Setting up VPN’s




Implement routine and preventative measures and

maintaining and monitoring network security, including firewalls




Maintain detailed schematics and documentation of

all infrastructure and related systems




Research new technology and components




Assist with the formulation of new

design/technological concepts for the business




Design, simulate, test and implement

design/technological concepts




Identify cost-saving initiatives




Assist pre-sales with special projects




Test/qualify solutions against international





Assisting internal colleagues in the investigation

of networking and system-related problems and solutions




Real-time investigation and fault-finding

communication problems for external and internal clients




  • Up-skill junior members of the team


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